News Stories

U.S. Marshals in North Carolina arrested a Palatka man wanted for aggravated battery and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

As the city of Gainesville tenses and prepares for today’s speech by Richard Spencer at the University of Florida’s Curtis M.

Putnam County Judge Scott DuPont received a legal setback Monday when the state Judicial Qualifications Commission denied all but one motion to dismiss or strike an amended notice of formal charges

Sports

Once again, the Crescent City High School volleyball team is off to the state tournament.

Just as it is gathering momentum for a run at the first North Central Florida Football Conference championship, Crescent City takes a big step out of the league Friday night.

A full field will no doubt be on hand Saturday at the Municipal Course, as the St. Johns River State College Athletic Association holds its annual scramble.

Obituaries

Pernell “Duke” Allen, 69, of Daytona Beach, was born Nov. 16, 1947, to the late John and Beaulah Mae Allen in Apalachicola. On Wednesday, Oct.

Donald Ray Baxter, 80, of Interlachen, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, at Putnam Community Medical Center in Palatka following an extended illness.

Patricia Ann Cannon, 86, of Palm Coast passed away Tuesday Oct. 17, 2017, at Grand Oaks Health and Rehabilitation Center in Palm Coast following an extended illness.